On Wednesday, August 13, the Sublette Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Main Street Salon. Jim Lozar and Jana Benton of Satanta, Ks recently purchased this business from Nicole Fanning. Jana is a licensed cosmetologist specializing in hair and nails. Also on staff, Sumr Stokes, a licensed cosmetologist and Regan Lowery a licensed nail tech. Main Street Salon provides services in hair design, waxing, nails, and tanning, plus they carry a full line of beauty supplies.
"Faraway Places," by Gary Lee Price, a beautiful bronze statue of a young girl sitting on a stack of books. Presented by Vince and Skip Mancini, the statue was given in honor of the Sosuntee Club, who in 1921 pioneered a love of books and reading into the hearts and minds of countless young people in Haskell County. The statue is displayed on a custom cabinet that was designed by Vince and constructed by Lawerence Hoerman.
H.U.G.S. Team members presented the City of Sublette with a check for the purchase of a mobile chair lift for the community pool. Pictured are H.U.G.S. Team members, City of Sublette employees, Mayor Jery Bailey, senior citizens from the Satanta Nursing Home, and senior citizens from Sublette’s Pride of Life.
A wonderful celebration was held at the Haskell Township Library on Tuesday, July 15, 2014. Members of the Sublette Chamber of Commerce helped in celebrating with past and present library board members. This was the first official open house since the completion of the remodel and new construction of the library. This state-of-the-art library is complete with many great services and a great staff: Library Director, Jamie Wright; Librarian, Anna Martens; and Library Aide, Peter Boschman. Congratulations Haskell Township Library!
Growth is taking place on the north side of Sublette. COOP is adding two large concrete grain bins to increase storage capacity. An additional truck scale is also being added on the north side of the current office building.
Local dignitaries and representatives gathered in Sublette on Friday afternoon to break ground on the new SWPRSCConference Center building located at 808 Lark Avenue. The 8,200 sq. ft. building will provide much needed meeting rooms and facilities for educators, presenters and staff.
Join the Sublette Chamber of Commerce in celebrating with Southwest Plains Regional Service Center on Friday, July 11th at 1:00pm. This is an exciting time for our community as we watch our town grow! See you there!
The Sublette Chamber of Commerce Banner project is coming to fruition! The SCoC has been raising funds to purchase seasonal banners for main street and with over $7500 raised our project is complete. The banner shown above, sunflowers on a red background, is our first seasonal banner. A big thanks to the City of Sublette, Daylen Elsey, J.D. Quimby and Helena Chemical Company for installing the banners. A portion of these banners have been donated "in memory" or "in honor" of someone.
The Sublette Chamber of Commerce sponsored the ribbon cutting of Seeds of Hope Church, on the corner of Carson and Inman in Sublette. Pastor Bobby Cunningham cut the ribbon as Chamber members, Seeds of Hope Church members and visitors enjoyed games, popcorn, snowcones and fellowship at the Open House held on April 19, 2014.
California Baptist University's 61 member Male Chorale will be in concert on Wednesday, May 7th at 8:00pm at Sublette Southern Baptist Church. The concert is free and open to all. Following the concert auditions will also be held for CBU scholarship opportunities, for all High School juniors and seniors who are interested in pursuing music at a 4-year university. For more information, contact SSBC at 675-2283.
This past Saturday, April 26, the Sublette Chamber Beautification Committee sponsored the second annual Sublette Cleanup Day. Approximately thirty people met at the Court House at 9:00 am and worked until 11:30 when they met up again at the Court House for a hotdog and home-made ice cream lunch.